Company Profile

Company motto

We seek to put the customer's feelings first
and promote mutual well-being.

Company Profile

Company name Warlon Co., Ltd.
Established February 11, 1922
Incorporated April 2, 1949
Head Office 7-21 Chihara-cho, Nakamura-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi 453-0011, Japan
Tel: +81 52-451-1456+81 52-451-1456 / Fax: +81 52-452-3662
Tokyo Office Daiichi Abe Building No.1, 1-8-2 Kanda Sakuma-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0025, Japan

Corporate history

1922 Established as the Igetaya Shoten (the precursor to Warlon) in Naka-ku, Nagoya as a manufacturer of celluloid toys
1949 Reorganizes as Watanabe Celluloid Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
1956 Is successful in combining together plastic sheets featuring Washi paper, demonstrating the paper's natural beauty and feel
1960 Begins sales of Warlon Sheet both in Japan and abroad
1966 Warlon Sheet and Warlon Plate Glass are decided upon by the Imperial Household Agency as materials to be used in the New Palace of the Imperial Palace (with completion in 1968)
1970 Begins sales of Warlon Plates and Acry Warlon
1973 Renames Watanabe Celluloid Manufacturing Co., Ltd. as "Warlon Co., Ltd." in commemoration of the 50th anniversary since establishment
1989 Begins sales of Haru Warlon
2006 Acquires ISO 9001 certification
2007 Acquires ISO 14001 certification
2012 Begins sales of Warlon MPS Plate
2020 Celebrates 98th anniversary since establishment